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Gusi finnakonungr (Gusi)

volume 8; ed. Beatrice La Farge;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 5

Lausavísur — Gusi LvVIII (Ket)

Not published: do not cite (Gusi LvVIII (Ket))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5 

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 559. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

4 — Gusi Lv 4VIII (Ket 8)

Cite as: Beatrice La Farge (ed.) 2017, ‘Ketils saga hœngs 8 (Gusi finnakonungr, Lausavísur 4)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 559.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Búsk þú nú við
bitri eggþrumu,
haf hlíf fyr þér,
hart munk skjóta;
þér munk bráðla
at bana verða,
nema þú af auði
ǫllum látir.  (fornyrðislag)

texts: Ket 8

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga II 4 (AII, 280; BII, 302); Skald II, 160, NN §2391FSN 2, 120, FSGJ 2, 162, Anderson 1990, 48, 91, 434; Edd. Min. 7.


AM 343 a 4° (343a) 55v, 27 - 55v, 29 (Ket)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 52r - 52r (Ket)  image  
AM 173 folx (173x) 5r, 26 - 5v, 2 (Ket)  transcr.  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 10, 28 - 11, 3 (Ket)  transcr.  image  
AM 342 4°x (342x) 70r, 16 - 70r, 19 (Ket)  image  
AM 552 q 4°x (552qx) 4v, 19 - 4v, 21 (Ket)  image  
AM 109 a I 8°x (109a Ix) 74r, 7 - 74r, 8  image  
AM 109 a II 8°x (109a IIx) 157v, 5 - 157v, 8 (Ket)  image  
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